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Fluid Power Mobile Hydraulic Technician Certification



4 Days

3.2 CEU

At the end of this seminar students will be able to:

  1. Preventative maintenance techniques, fluid filtration, component assembly, field repairs and shop repairs.
  2. Understand hydraulic symbols, read system schematics, understand electrical principles, use hand tools, micrometers, and testing equipment.
  3. Review and hands –on practice for the Mobile Hydraulic Technician certification test
  • Why You should take this seminar

    The International Fluid Power Society is the only organization that provides comprehensive technical certifications for all professionals in the fluid power and motion control industry.

    IFPS certification tests provide an objective, third party assessment of an individual’s skill level and are recognized industry-wide. Individuals who successfully master a level of competency are issued a credential signifying an elevated status in the workforce.

    A Hydraulic Specialist designs systems and writes specifications, sizes and selects hydraulic components for mobile and industrial machinery.

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  • Who Should Take This Seminar

    Anyone involved in the fabrication, assembly, servicing, maintenance, and testing of industrial hydraulic equipment. Mechanics required to understand hydraulic symbols, read system schematics, understand electrical principles, use hand tools, micrometers, and testing equipment.

  • What You'll Learn

    Training applies fluid power theory and related knowledge to test and troubleshoot operational mobile hydraulic systems and applications.

    A Mobile Hydraulic Technician reads mobile schematics, performs basic cylinder and hydraulic motor calculations and is able to supervise system installations and commissioning.

    All Technician certifications require a three (3) hour written and a three (3) hour Job Performance (hands on) test.

  • Seminar Description

    Topics covered during this training include:

    • Sets-up and tests systems and components under direction of engineering and scientific staff.
    • Recommends modifications to circuit and components to improve performance.
    • Supervises system installation, flushing and commissioning.
    • Provides leak-free piping.
    • Knows how, where and when to take fluid samples and read lab reports.
    • Can establish ISO cleanliness level for a system.
    • Can devise the Target Cleanliness Chart.
    • Understands accumulator use and operation.
    • Understands hydrostatic drives.
    • Sets pump load sensing and compensator controls.
    • Understands basic electrical controls and their application.
    • Calculates decompression volume.
    • Understands regenerative circuits and their use.
    • Understands sequence and counterbalance circuits and associated valving.
    • Does troubleshooting and supervises required replacements, repair or adjustment.
  • Seminar Schedule

    • 1. Select a date and location to register

    • 2. Confirm

    • 3. Register

    • 4. Checkout

    Call (855) 712-7353 for more info on schedule and pricing.

    Seminar Pricing

    Training Review Session & Certification Exam: $ 1,499/participant

    Days 1-3: Lab Training Review Session

    Day 4: Mobile Hydraulic Technician Exams


    Exam Registration & Payment is made to IFPS – International Fluid Power Society

    Written Exam: $170/member or $260/non-member

    Job Performance (Hands-On) Test: $140/member or $175/non-member


    Please call (800) 922-2820 or Contact NTT Training to discuss pricing and your unique training needs.

    For more information on exam & registration details please visit: www.IFPS.org

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